Year established: 2000
SkyTeam is the second largest airline alliance in the world after Star Alliance. It was established in 2000 by Aeromexico (Mexico), Air France (France), Delta Air Lines (USA) and Korean Air (South Korea). Simultaneously its cargo partner called SkyTeam Cargo started operations. By 2012 their total number reached 15 carriers from Europe, Asia, Africa and North America.
The headquarters or SkyTeam are in Amsterdam, Netherlands. It serves over 14 000 daily flights to over 900 airports in more than 170 countries. That is about 19% of world air traffic. The slogan of SkyTeam is "Caring more about you".
Alliance website: www.skyteam.com